square engine


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square engine

[′skwer ′en·jən]
(mechanical engineering)
An engine in which the stroke is equal to the cylinder bore.

square engine

A reciprocating engine whose dimension of cylinder bore and stroke is the same.
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The square engine design of the K series, wherein the bore and stroke of the cylinder have the same dimension of 159 mm, has an elegant simplicity through and through.